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PwC appoints new global insurance leader

26 June, 2020 - 10:55
Stephen O’Hearn is retiring after 38 years in the firm.

The strange case of the specialty exposure that became a cat risk

26 June, 2020 - 10:39
Data on how aviation exposure values have shifted during the COVID-19 pandemic have revealed an issue that could trip up unwary insurers as the world begins to ease lockdown. Intelligent Insurer reports.

Specialty P&C insurer plans to redomicile to US from Cayman Islands and Bermuda

26 June, 2020 - 10:34
The Bermuda subsidiary's business will be assumed by the company’s existing US insurance subsidiaries.

RKH expands aviation team to three times its size to unlock new opportunities

26 June, 2020 - 10:11
The aviation market has seen seismic shifts over the last 24 month, says RKH's global head of aviation.

HDI Global Specialty continues hiring spree from Neon

26 June, 2020 - 09:32
Senior executives join the insurer's management liability & financial institutions team from Neon Syndicate.

Trust Re exits two business lines and branches to boost profitability

26 June, 2020 - 09:31
The re/insurer wants to focus on 'profitability, cost management and maximising its core strengths'.

New capacity marketplace for insurance programmes launched

26 June, 2020 - 09:31
The start-up is initially targeting the delegated authority market.

Guernsey insurance industry signs up to UN's green programme

25 June, 2020 - 15:01
The initiative aims to drive the adoption of sustainable finance across the insurance sector.

Howden Broking Group expands to Belgium in Europe push

25 June, 2020 - 14:58
The company's Belgian business will be led by former JLT chief development officer.

DWF bolsters insurance division with trio of hires

25 June, 2020 - 14:39
The executives will join DWF from Horwich Farrelly's costs team.

AI insurtech Lemonade initiates potential $286m IPO

25 June, 2020 - 14:32
Japanese conglomerate SoftBank led a $300 million funding round in Lemonade last year.

Marsh forms specialist group to tackle complex risks post-COVID-19

25 June, 2020 - 14:24
The impact of COVID-19 on the sports, entertainment and media industries presents a great challenge, says broker.

Italy's Generali to become major shareholder in rival Cattolica

25 June, 2020 - 11:01
Generali has agreed to take a 24.4% stake in Cattolica through a capital increase for €300m.

Insurtech Previsico appoints ex-RMS to support growth strategy

25 June, 2020 - 10:33
Flood forecasting insurtech seeks to expand its global footprint, including in the US and UK.

Palomar launches new excess and surplus lines vehicle

25 June, 2020 - 09:51
The company intends to commence writing E&S business in the second half of 2020.

Tokio Marine joins IFC to increase lending by $5bn in emerging markets

25 June, 2020 - 09:36
Five other global insurance companies to participate in IFC’s Managed Co-Lending Portfolio Programme.

Wildfire preparedness 'more critical than ever' in 2020: Allianz

25 June, 2020 - 09:00
2020 is shaping up to be a difficult year coupled with the risk of coronavirus.

Arthur J Gallagher snaps up Idaho insurance agency

25 June, 2020 - 08:59
The acquisition enhances Gallagher's US Northwest presence, specifically in the Intermountain region.

Aon unveils new plan to 'transform' retirement landscape

24 June, 2020 - 15:14
The offering is designed to increase employers efficiency, reduce risks and create better outcomes for participants.

Munich Re reiterates 2020 profit miss but 'optimistic' about future

24 June, 2020 - 14:58
The reinsurer has restated that it will not issue a new profit guidance for 2020.


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